Jenna Carlsson, Founder and Event Planner
Jenna Carlsson helps non-profits and foundations produce inspiring events to advance their missions while taking the stress of planning off their plates.
Jenna has worked in non-profits for 10 years and founded Inspired Events in 2015 to help non-profits plan amazing events. Since then, she has spent thousands of hours planning and producing all types of non-profit events: convenings, legislative visits, receptions, conferences and retreats.
Jenna brings a deep understanding of non-profit organizational dynamics, event management and social justice issues to the work. Her collaborative project management skills, strong analytical skills, and social work background allow her to build consensus among diverse groups and move projects forward to create amazing events. Jenna is an extremely organized, detail-oriented, and positive problem solver.
Jenna has a Masters in Social Work from UC Berkeley, and has produced events for The San Francisco Foundation, The San Pablo Youth & Parents Grants Initiative, Third Plateau Social Impact Strategies, The Latino Community Foundation, The Jim Joseph Foundation, The William Davidson Foundation, Trauma Transformed, Metas, Neto Community Network, and East Bay Housing Organizations.